Georgia's Improving Teacher Quality State Grants Program supports the professional development of educators in language arts and reading, mathematics, science and/or social studies.
The goal of the Improving Teacher Quality Program is to deepen educators' content knowledge in the core academic content areas with an emphasis on how enhanced content knowledge impacts teaching practices and student learning. Specifically, Improving Teacher Quality assists educators in:
- Becoming current in the content they teach
- Using innovative instructional strategies to teach their subject areas
- Developing the background necessary to incorporate technology in the courses they teach